In the heart of Penryn, quietly tucked away off the high street, yet only 200 yards from the pubs and shops, a charming terraced cottage with enclosed courtyard garden (bistro table/chairs) to the back.
Stable doors to entrance hall with flagstone floor. Living room with woodburner and smart TV. Open-plan kitchen/dining room (slimline dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric oven/gas hob). Bathroom (shower over bath, basin). Separate loo. Stairs up to two double bedrooms with double beds only. A characterful and stylish cottage, close to Penryn harbour (water taxi) and within easy reach of Falmouths town and beaches.
Penryn: ancient riverside market town (shops, restaurants, pubs, art galleries, museums, nature reserve, railway station) on a creek leading to the sailing waters of Carrick Roads and Falmouth Bay. Good walking. Falmouth (sandy beaches, Coast Path, ferries to Flushing, St Mawes and Truro), 3 miles.
Two bedrooms: 2 x double beds only. Sitting room with wood burning stove. Kitchen with dining area. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over and basin. Ground floor WC.
PENRYN Falmouth 1 mile; Truro 9 miles. One of the oldest market towns in Cornwall, the pretty port of Penryn boasts a wealth of historic architecture and harbour heritage with attractive granite buildings steeply sloping along the cobbled streets down to the sea. There’s a good choice of restaurants, cafes and pubs in the town, along with a museum offering free entry, and the tranquil Enys Gardens on the outskirts of the town, providing a range of grounds and a peaceful haven. Further along the Penryn River, just one mile towards the sea you’ll find the famous seaport of Falmouth, with a host of things to keep you entertained including harbour-side pubs and eateries offering spectacular views, stunning Blue Flag beaches and a bustling town centre. Visit the National Maritime Museum for a taste of Cornwall’s sea-faring history, or the fine Tudor fortress of Pendennis Castle, superb set gazing out to sea. You don’t have to venture far from Penryn to discover Cornwall’s many sights, delights and stunning coastline, and this is the perfect character base from which to see it all.
This property offers the following short breaks: